Finished Size: See below (Required materials)
Yarn: Blue Sky Alpacas Suri Merino (60% suri, 40% merino; 164 yd [150 m]/31/2 oz [100 g]): #426 mystic, 1 skein. Note: You may have to ravel the gauge swatch in order to have enough yarn for hat. If you do not want to do this, an extra skein may be needed.
Yarn Weight: #4 - Medium
Needles: H/8 (5 mm), G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle; 11/2 yd of 11/2" wide ribbon (optional, see Notes); sewing needle and thread to match ribbon (optional).
Gauge: Each full patt rep = about 21/4" wide and 2" tall, with larger hook.
Originally Published: Interweave Crochet Accessories 2014